Finalist: Smithsonian Artist Research Fellowship
The Smithsonian Institution
I am thrilled to be a finalist for Smithsonian Artist Research Fellowship in 2015. Douglas Herman, Senior Geographer at the Smithsonian Institution’s National Museum of the American Indian, nominated me so that we may collaborate on tools combining new media and indigenous knowledge, extending my research for The Beginning Was The End.
January 7-31, 2015
Living With Endangered Languages In The Information Age
Root Division, San Francisco, CA
De Anza College, Cupertino, CA
A selection of diagrams from The Beginning Was The End feature in a new media exhibition focusing on the relationship between language loss and knowledge loss, curated by Hanna Regev. Reception: Saturday, January 10th.
April 10 – 12, 2015
Crossroads Film Festival
San Francisco Cinemathque, San Francisco, CA
Sound and video artist Kadet Kuhne and I will be doing an expanded cinema performance at this year’s Crossroads Film Festival. Very exciting.
March 18, 2015
Leonardo Art-Science Evening Rendezvous (LASER)
Palo Alto, CA
Stanford Arts Institute’s year-long, cross-disciplinary project, “Imagining the Universe: Cosmology in Art and Science”, brings together scientists, artists, and humanists to explore the nature of the universe. In a LASER devoted to these special events, I will be presenting on the cosmology of Central Java.
May 26 – June 12, 2014
New Video Work
Counterpath Press invited me to hold a solo show of new work on the cusp of summer this year. The exhibition will include a video / sound installation and videosculpture.
This exhibition is being moved to 2015.
December 13, 2014
San Francisco, CA
Film maker Scott Stark and I will collaborate on a live VHS/videosculpture performance of Mutable Commute included in Other Cinema’s Texas Kick-ass Sampler. I am the honorary Texan in this line-up from Experimental Response Cinema, Artist’s Television Access’ sister salon in Austin, TX.
Anthology Film Archives
New York, NY
Film maker Scott Stark and I collaborated on Nocturnal Symmetries, a dual-16mm film performance, with a digital sound track by me, using field recordings by Bryam Abbott. It screens in New York City in November.
September 9th – October 8th, 2014
Djerassi Artist Residency
This Fall at Djerassi, I’ll be experimenting with projection mapped video onto objects and materials– scientific glass, vapors, liquids, crystals– to create models of multi-dimensional reality and human consciousness.
June 12th – 14th, 2014
New Media Art and Sound Summit (NMASS)
Salvage Vanguard Theater
NMASS is bringing the collaborative performances I created with Scott Stark to Austin, TX in June. Nocturnal Symmetries is a dual 16mm film with digital audio using field recordings by Byram Abbott, and Treasures Of Big House is a multimedia/expanded cinema, toys-n-noise extravaganza.
May 01, 2014
Milwaukee Underground Film Festival (MUFF)
Film maker Scott Stark and I collaborated on Nocturnal Symmetries, a dual-16mm film performance, with a digital sound track by me, using field recordings by Bryam Abbott. It’s included in MUFF’s juror’s screening in Milwaukee.